The Association for Psychoanalytic Medicine

Schedule of Lectures

2016 Fall • 2017 Spring | November 28th, 2016 @ 4:40pm

Sadistic Transference Fantasies in the Wake of 9/11: Clinical Work Across Ethnic, Religious, Racial, and Cultural Boundaries

Presenter: Aisha Abbasi, MD

Discussant: Susan Vaughan, MD


Dr. Abbasi is a training and supervising analyst at the Michigan Psychoanalytic Institute. Her works include “A Very Dangerous Conversation: The Patient's Internal Conflicts Elaborated Through the Use of Ethnic and Religious Differences between Analyst and Patient, ” IJP, and “Speaking the Unspeakable,” in Blacks and Jews on the Couch: Psychoanalytic Reflections on Black-Jewish Conflict, A. Helmreich and P. Marcus, eds. Her book, Rupture of Serenity: External Intrusions and Psychoanalytic Technique was published by Karnac in 2014.

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